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Appendix table 1. Consumers' views of the economy

  Average 10/1995- Max. 10/1995- Min. 10/1995- 08/2009 07/2010 08/2010 Outlook
Consumer confidence indicator, CCI = (B2+B4+B7+D2)/4 13,1 21,9 -6,5 8,2 19,1 21,9 ++
Old CCI = (B1+B2+B3+B4+C1)/5 8,5 18,3 -15,0 1,6 14,7 17,1 +
Micro indicator = (B2+D1+D2)/3 24,4 33,4 9,5 29,3 27,5 29,0 +
Macro indicator = (B4+B7)/2 3,2 22,8 -39,1 -10,4 13,4 15,7 +
Own economy now (balance) 4,8 9,8 -4,0 0,5 2,7 5,3 +/-
Own economy in 12 months' time (balance) 9,1 14,1 2,3 6,2 9,2 8,9 +/-
Finland's economy now (balance) 2,5 29,5 -60,9 -44,0 14,2 19,4 +
Finland's economy in 12 months' time (balance) 5,0 24,2 -27,1 10,8 21,5 22,8 ++
Inflation now (per cent) 2,2 5,8 -2,0 2,3 2,0 2,0 +/-
Inflation in 12 months' time (per cent) 2,1 4,6 0,6 1,5 2,2 2,4 +/-
Unemployment in Finland in 12 months' time (balance) 1,4 27,6 -51,1 -31,5 5,2 8,5 +/-
Own threat of unemployment now (balance) 0,5 7,6 -18,8 -14,6 3,4 3,1 +/-
Favourability of time for buying durable goods (balance) 21,2 41,8 -14,2 34,2 25,9 29,0 +
Favourability of time for saving (balance) 10,9 36,8 -19,6 11,0 17,2 20,2 +
Favourability of time for raising a loan (balance) 18,4 42,0 -47,1 19,7 23,4 17,9 +/-
Household's financial situation now (balance) 27,1 35,1 14,7 34,3 32,8 30,6 +
Household's saving possibilities in the next 12 months (balance) 36,9 52,0 10,9 47,3 40,5 47,4 +
Intentions to raise a loan in the next 12 months (% of households) 13,5 17,8 9,1 12,9 10,1 13,9 +/-
Spending on durable goods, next 12 months vs last 12 months (balance) -7,8 -2,4 -18,2 -11,4 -8,4 -7,5 +/-
Intentions to buy a car in the next 12 months (% of households) 17,6 21,7 14,2 16,1 15,7 18,2 +/-
Intentions to buy a dwelling in the next 12 months (% of households) 7,0 11,3 4,1 7,2 6,0 7,9 +
Intentions to spend money on basic repairs of dwelling in the next 12 months (% of households) 18,1 27,0 9,8 22,9 21,6 24,3 +

Source: Consumer Survey 2010, August. Statistics Finland

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Updated 27.8.2010

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Consumer Confidence [e-publication].
ISSN=2669-8889. August 2010, Appendix table 1. Consumers' views of the economy . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.6.2019].
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